This is an impressive large antique Edwardian sterling silver Corinthian column table lamp bearing hallmarks for Sheffield 1904 and the makers mark of the renowned silversmith Hawksworth, Eyre & Co Ltd
It features a classic Corinthian Capital decorated with acanthus leaves, the shaft has invert and exvert fluting, on a stepped base decorated with garlands and beading.
Add an element of pure luxury to your home with this solid silver antique table lamp.
In excellent condition with clear hallmarks and no dings, dents or signs of repair. Please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 52 x Width 15 x Depth 15
Weight 3.8 kg – Overall
Dimensions in inches:
Height 1 foot, 8 inches x Width 6 inches x Depth 6 inches
Weight 8.4 lbs – Overall
Hawksworth, Eyre & Co
was founded in 1833 by Charles Hawksworth and John Eyre as successors of Blagden, Hodgson & Co. The first mark was registred in 1862. They were manufacturers and silversmith of silver and silver plated objects.
The partnership was dissolved in 1869 and the business was continued by James Kebberling Bembridge, Thomas Hall and George Woofhouse. In the 1870s the firm was converted into a limited liability company under the style Hawksworth, Eyre & Co Ltd. Further marks were registered in 1900 & 1912. The firm went into liquidation in the 1930s.
Our reference: A1749